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Ichiro Suzuki passes Babe Ruth on the all-time hits list

Marlins outfielder Ichiro Suzuki broke a tie with Babe Ruth to take sole possession of 42nd place on baseball’s all-time hits list. Suzuki led off the second inning with a single against Orioles starter Ubaldo Jimenez, giving him 2,874 for his career. 72 more words

Ichiro Ties Babe Ruth on All-Time Hits List

Babe Ruth has been labeled one of the greatest (if not the greatest) baseball players of all time. However, Ichiro Suzuki has been considered the greatest Japanese player in all of baseball since he began playing in 1992 (in Japan) and 2001 in the MLB. 357 more words

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Ignorance of the History is no Excuse (Baseball)

Ichiro Suzuki has just tied Babe Ruth for 38th place on the all-time Major League hits list since 1900 with 2,873 hits. When asked to comment on his achievement Ichiro said: “ 622 more words

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Marlins lose to Diamondbacks in 13 innings in Dan Jennings' debut as manager

The first night of the Dan Jennings experiment ended in a loss, as the Diamondbacks topped the Marlins 3-2 in 13 innings tonight in Miami. 237 more words

The Best Leadoff Hitter(s) Ever

Who’s the best leadoff hitter ever? Rickey Henderson. We all know it. He batted first 2,875 times among his 3,081 games played, or 93% of the time (per BBREF’s career splits). 2,012 more words

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Shelby Miller loses no-hitter with one out to go

There’s some history developing in Miami …

Braves right-hander Shelby Miller has allowed just one walk and no hits through seven innings against the Marlins and he’ll carry a pitch count of just 73 into the bottom of the eighth inning. 134 more words